1.    04 Dec 2016 #1
    Join Date : Nov 2016
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    local disk z

    When I restarted my laptop I saw local disk z came from somewhere now I want to get rid of that
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  2.    04 Dec 2016 #2

    You can open disk management by right clicking on the start menu. There you can see all your storage devices and you should be able to locate drive z and remove it.
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  3.    04 Dec 2016 #3
    Join Date : Feb 2016
    Maribor, Slovenia
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    Windows 10 (Pro and Insider Pro)

    Quote Originally Posted by parth patel View Post
    When I restarted my laptop I saw local disk z came from somewhere now I want to get rid of that
    Disks with names from the end of alphabet are usually mapped network drives. Right click on it and see, if there is "disconnect" choice.
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  4.    04 Dec 2016 #4
    Join Date : Jun 2016
    Los Angeles
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    Windows 10 Pro

    If the drive isn't listed in Disk Management but it is listed in This PC then it is a mapped network drive. Right click This PC and choose Disconnect Network Drive
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